Differentiation: Definition and Elementary Application
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enIdentify the Derivative Function
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Do Dogs Know Calculus of Variation
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>This article generalizes a problem of dogs fetching a ball in the water and presents it as a problem of calculus of variation. </em></p>
</div></div></div>Differentiating the Arctangent Directly
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>The derivative of arctangent is derived directly from the definition of derivative by using some clever inequalities.</em></p>
</div></div></div>Descartes Tangent Lines
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><em>Given any positive integer \(n\), find polynomial curves that have exactly \(n\) tangent lines which intersect the curve exactly once. </em></p>
</div></div></div>Math Bite: Once in a While, Differentiation Is Multiplicative
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><em>The author finds and discusses functions that obey the "erroneous product rule".</em></div></div></div>The Computation of Derivatives of Trigonometric Functions
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><i>Find the derivative of the arcsine, then the derivative of the sine by using the fundamental theorem of calculus.</i></p>
</div></div></div>A Property Possessed by Every Differentiable Function
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><i>If \(f\) is differentiable at \(x\), an interesting relationship exists between the tangent and two secant lines.</i></p>
</div></div></div>The Derivative of \(\sin \theta\)
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<div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p><i>The author describes a simple way to find the derivative of \(\sin \theta\).</i></p>
</div></div></div>Differentiation: Definition and Elementary Applications (Classroom Capsules and Notes)
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Calculus Grapher Applet
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Derivatives and Tangent Lines
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Properties of the Graph of the Second Derivative
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Secant to Tangent Applet
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Moving Secant Line
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Measuring Slope and Plotting the Derivative
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